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Fessler, Pam

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Summary: "The unknown story of the only leprosy colony in the continental United States, and the thousands of Americans who were exiled--hidden away with their "shameful" disease. Between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, the Mississippi River curls around an old plantation thick with trees, with a stately white manor house at its heart. Locals knew it as Carville--the site of the only leprosarium in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2020

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Summary: Lt. Terence McDonagh is a rogue detective who is as devoted to his job as he is to scoring drugs while playing fast and loose with the law. He wields his badge as often as he wields his gun in order to get his way. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, he becomes a high-functioning addict who is a deeply intuitive, fearless detective reigning over the beautiful ruins of New Orleans with...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BAD

Fellows, Deborah Wyatt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prism Publications 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.749 FEL
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 917.749 FEL

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: MI 917.74 FEL

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 917.74 FEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 917.74 Fellows

Russell, Josh.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUS

Luxenberg, Steve

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Summary: Plessy v. Ferguson, the Supreme Court case synonymous with "separate but equal," created remarkably little stir when the justices announced their near-unanimous decision on May 18, 1896. Yet it is one of the most compelling and dramatic stories of the nineteenth century, whose outcome embraced and protected segregation, and whose reverberations are still felt into the twenty-first. Separate...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 342.73 LUX

Lamana, Julie T.

Summary: At the end of August 2005, ten-year-old Armani is looking forward to her birthday party in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, where she and her extended family live, but Hurricane Katrina is on the way, bringing destruction and tragedy in its wake.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LAM

Callender, Kacen

Summary: "In a small but turbulent Louisiana town, one boy's grief takes him beyond the bayous of his backyard, to learn that there is no right way to be yourself"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CAL

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Summary: New Orleans, 38 months after. The city's musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and others continue to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. But the promise of recovery, heightened by the historic election of a new president, is tempered by sobering economics, continued police corruption, and the ongoing specter of violence and crime. In these five final episodes of Treme,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TRE

Summary: New Orleans. Arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana cross paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician. Tiana follows suit when she decides to kiss the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY PRI

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV PRI

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD P

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD PRI

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD PRI RATED G

Patrick, Denise Lewis.

Summary: Encouraged by her friend Marie-Grace, Cecile finds a way to help her beloved city, New Orleans, in the aftermath of the 1853 yellow fever epidemic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC PAT

Guterson, David.

Summary: Although Guterson teaches other children in a public high school, he and his wife teach their own four children at home. "The most important lesson he has to teach is that no matter where education takes place, family matters; homeschooling is just one way of embodying that neglected truth and reaffirming the bond between parents and children."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Brace & Co. 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.68 GUT

Legler, Gretchen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.54 LEG

Robertson, Michael

Summary: Reggie is thrilled when he learns that his new office is in the same space where famous sleuth Sherlock Holmes used to ply his trade. However, when he starts to receive mysterious mail, written for Holmes, his excitement soon turns into intrigue. As Reggie's brother, Nigel, begins to investigate one of these letters, he inexplicably disappears. Now, Reggie must find his brother while...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ROB

Summary: Nintendo's biggest stars are all here. Join the fighting game with Mario, Link, Pikachu, Solid Snake, Sonic the Hedgehog, and many more. Includes limitless customization and a wealth of modes.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Nintendo of America 2008

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME Wii SUP

Summary: "Jump into the driver's seat with more tracks, modes, and features than ever before! New faces to race with! Duke it out in a new-and-improved battle mode"--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Summary: Explore an all-new world with Mario and his friends.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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2 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME WIIU NEW

Luxenberg, Steve

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Summary: Documents the story of the infamous nineteenth-century Supreme Court ruling in favor of segregation, tracing the half-century of history that shaped the ruling and the reverberations that are still being felt today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 342.73 LUX

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 342.73 Luxenberg 2019

Field, Martha R.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Mississippi 2006

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Summary: "Defy the laws of gravity in the wildest Mario kart game yet. New boomerang, piranha plant, super horn ... optional motion-steering, share highlight reels, 12-player online racing"--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: "Join Mario, Luigi, and pals for single-player or multiplayer fun anytime, anywhere. Take on two family-friendly, side-scrolling adventures with up to three friends as you try to save the Mushroom Kingdom. Includes the New Super Mario Bros. U and harder, faster New Super Luigi U games--both of which include Nabbit and Toadette as playable characters. Two games in one. Simple, straightforward...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Summary: Rampant crime and government ineptitude continue to cripple the city's recovery, with outside profiteers looking to cash in on short-term gains. The series' focus is still on ordinary people, but they no longer accept their lack of influence on the institutions that have controlled the city.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2013

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TRE

Summary: Play three parties--Bowser party, Mario party and Amiibo party-- and over 70 new minigames, including Paintball battle, Flash forward, Goomba gallop, and Jewel drop.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Nintendo of America 2015

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME Wii U MAR

Summary: The complete animated adventures of the heroic Super Mario Brothers in Super Mario World.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD SUP
1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SUP

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